Gartner weighs in on Domino, Workplace futures

… Confused about the future of Workplace and Lotus Notes/Domino? You are not alone. IBM’s move to promote Workplace and Notes/Domino as two overlapping product families is creating bewilderment among customers, according to Gartner Group. …

… Gartner’s Austin estimates that it will take three to five years before Workplace actually becomes the next architectural generation of Lotus Notes/Domino. Austin, at least in part, credits IBM for a strategy that is “aimed at solving business problems,” rather than focusing on “generic collaboration and communication.” …

Gartner weighs in on Domino, Workplace futures

Through all the clarification from IBM, Analyst reports (sponsored or not) and all of the weblogs on this topic there is one element that sticks out : confusion. Confusion leads to questions and so it should. I think many companies are looking into alternative solutions. Well before 2009.

Thanks Ed, for pointing this one out 🙂